Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry
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Meeting Schedule

Date / Time Studies & Bills Location  Note
  • Examine and report on issues relating to agriculture and forestry generally
    • Gordon Harrison, President (Canadian National Millers Association)
    • Paul Hetherington, President and Chief Executive Officer (Baking Association of Canada)
    • David K. Lee, Chief Regulatory Officer, Health Products and Food Branch (Health Canada)
    • Karen McIntyre, Director General, Food Directorate, Health Products and Food Branch (Health Canada)
    • Jeff Nielsen, President (Grain Growers of Canada)
    • John Papanikolaou, Vice-President, Nutrition Science & Regulatory Affairs (Baking Association of Canada)
    • William Van Tassel, Director (Grain Growers of Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Lyndon Ashton, Manager, Canadian Food and Wine Institute Innovation Centre (Niagara College Canada)
    • Luis Garcia, Chair, Craig Richardson Institute of Food Processing Technology (Conestoga College)
    • Heather Hill, Research Manager, Culinary Research & Innovation, Paterson GlobalFoods Institute (Red River College)
    • Rex Newkirk, Associate Professor and Scientific Lead, Canadian Feed Research Centre (University of Saskatchewan)
Room 2, Victoria Building [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
When the Senate rises but not before time shown above.
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Dave Carey, Executive Director (Canadian Seed Trade Association)
    • Todd Hyra, President (Canadian Seed Trade Association)
    • Patrick Smith, President (Intellectual Property Institute of Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Kathleen Donohue, Director General, Market Access Secretariat, International Affairs Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Stephen Laskowski, President (Canadian Trucking Alliance)
    • Lynn Renaud, Director General, Business Development and Competitiveness Directorate, Programs Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building [ParlVu Audio] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Sylvain Charlebois, Professor in Food Distribution and Policy, Faculty of Agriculture, Dalhousie University (As an Individual)
    • Evan Fraser, Canada Research Chair in Global Food Security, Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Guelph (As an Individual)
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room 2, Victoria Building [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Derek Brewin, Professor, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences, University of Manitoba (As an Individual)
    • Naomi Iwashita, Manager, Temperature Control Solutions Intermodal (Canadian Pacific)
    • Bruno Larue, Full Professor, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences, Université de Laval (As an Individual)
    • David Przednowek, Director of Grain Marketing (CN)
    • Robert Taylor, Assistant Vice President, North American Advocacy (Canadian Pacific)
Room 2, Victoria Building [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room 2, Victoria Building [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Ted Haney, Executive Director (Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance)
    • Rob Ziner, Founder and Chief Executive Officer (Canadian Industrial Hemp Corporation)
Room 2, Victoria Building [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Ian Affleck, Vice-President, Plant Biotechnology (CropLife Canada)
    • Dominique Benoit, Member of the Board of Directors (Dairy Processors Association of Canada)
    • Andrew Casey, President and Chief Executive Officer (BIOTECanada)
    • Mathieu Frigon, President and Chief Executive Officer (Dairy Processors Association of Canada)
    • Dennis Prouse, Vice-President, Government Affairs (CropLife Canada)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Natasha Kim, Director General, Immigration Branch (Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada)
    • Ryan Koeslag, Executive Vice-President and Chief Executive Officer (Canadian Mushroom Growers’ Association)
    • Baerbel Langner, Legal Counsel-Immigration, Past Chair, Canadian Bar Association, National Immigration Section (HyLife)
    • Helene Panagakos, Director, Temporary Resident Program Division, Immigration Program Guidance (Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada)
    • Tom Rosser, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Justine Taylor, Science and Government Relations Manager (Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers)
    • Marco Valicenti, Director General, Sector Development and Analysis Directorate, Market and Industry Services Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Steven West, Director, Sector policy, Temporary Foreign Worker Program, Skills and Employment Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada )
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
* Please note meeting changes.
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Interim
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Unrevised information from meeting notice
Subject to Change
Subject to Change